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Cranham Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Upminster, London

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Latitude: 51.552 / 51°33'7"N

Longitude: 0.2666 / 0°15'59"E

OS Eastings: 557241

OS Northings: 186109

OS Grid: TQ572861

Mapcode National: GBR W3.ZVJ

Mapcode Global: VHHNG.K8S3

Entry Name: Cranham Hall

Listing Date: 7 January 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 201558

Location: Havering, London, RM14

County: London

District: Havering

Electoral Ward/Division: Upminster

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Cranham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Cranham Hall
TQ 58 NE 13/19 7.1.55
Originally a large mansion of late C16 or early C17 date which was the house
of General James Oglethorpe (1691-1785) the colonist of Georgia; demolished
circa 1789. It is not clear how much, if any, of the old house was incorporated
in the present building. Main front late C18. Three storeys, stucco. Five
sash windows the 2 on the south with lowered cills. Central boric porch,
approached by steps, doorway with side lights, surmounted by a radiating semi-circular
fanlight with an outer band of radiating flutes. Raised band forms top floor
cill. Dentilled eaves, hipped slate roof. North side has 1 sash window
to each floor on west of elevation and to east on ground floor a single storey
canted bay window. The rear wing is of 2 storeys colourwashed brick with
4 windows eaves cornice and hipped slate roof. (RCHM3).

Listing NGR: TQ5724186109

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